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    Subreddit of the Day - July 14th, 2014

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    March 2015 — /r/babyelephantgifs launches the "22 Months" fundraising campaign.

    August 8, 2016 – /r/babyelephantgifs hits 100,000 subscribers!

    December 2016 – /r/babyelephantgifs partners with the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust for "Project Green Coat."

    June 30, 2017 – /r/babyelephantgifs hits 200,000 subscribers!

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